Charise Blacksher entered into her field as a Pharmacy Technician in 2005 and joined Pharmacy Solutions in May of 2013. She also attended UTA where she obtained her Bachelor of Science in Biology. Charise completed her training through the PCCA Comprehensive Compounding Course in Houston, Texas. Along with her training, she has many certifications including ACPE Sterile IV Certification, CPR by the American Heart Association, and Personal Training through Cooper Clinic of Dallas, as well as her license by the Texas State Board of Pharmacy.
Outside of Pharmacy Solutions, Charise enjoys anything she can get into, whether that be cooking a new international cuisine or diving into a good book. Along with being a fitness professional, Charise has started focusing more on obstacle course/mud races to give herself a new challenge. Even with all of the activity, Charise still considers herself a Game of Thrones and Walking Dead nerd.
Patient Care Specialist
Maday Bretado is a certified cosmetologist in the great state of Texas. She has been part of the Pharmacy Solutions team since February 2016. When she isn’t in the office in Arlington, she can be found on her cruiser between downtown Fort Worth and downtown Dallas. She loves to explore new places (+1 if there is a live band!). Maday’s favorite part of working at Pharmacy Solutions is that she works with other people that want to put a smile on everyone’s face!
Brian Brown entered into his field as a Pharmacy Technician in 1998 and joined Pharmacy Solutions in September of 2005. He also attended Auburn University. Brian completed his training through the PCCA Comprehensive Compounding Course. Along with his training, he has many certifications including being a PCTB National Certified Pharmacy Technician and Aseptic Compound Training.
Outside of Pharmacy Solutions, Brian enjoys watching sports, playing golf and traveling. He also sits on the Board of Directors of Arunofest, a Solo3 who’s goal is to promote the understanding of the Japanese culture.
Lance Brummett is a native of Arlington, Texas where he has grown up. He started with Pharmacy Solution in March of 2017. He is currently enrolled in TCC getting his associates degree but started by getting his Pharmacy Technician certification then beginning his career by working at a retail pharmacy in mid 2016.
Dana Cruz, one of our Pharmacy Technicians, joined Pharmacy Solutions in October of 2012 all the way from Orange County, California. Dana entered her field in January of 2009 where she obtained her Texas and National Pharmacy Technician License from the State Board of Pharmacy. She since then has received her IV Certification from Richland College, RX Skin Therapy Certification, and completed the Comprehensive Compounding Course at PCCA in Houston, Texas.
As far as Dana’s hobbies outside of the Pharmacy, she has a love for traveling to different foreign countries like El Salvador and Haiti. When Dana isn’t traveling, some of her other hobbies include keeping up with the latest Disney films as well as staying here in Arlington to cheer on the Texas Rangers with her five-year-old son. Dana was led to this career because of her passion to help and care for others. She enjoys her position here because of the continuous learning advancements drug interactions have.
Customer Care Associate
Randy Cruz is from Fort Worth and graduated high school in 2015 from Juan Segiun. He is currently attending college in hopes to eventually transfer to UTA or UNT. Randy is the youngest of 2. His older brother is a civil engineer while his parents run their own business. In Randy’s free time he likes to hang out with friends and play the violin. Randy started working at Pharmacy Solutions because a friend told him how much she likes working there so he decided to give it a try and realized how amazing Pharmacy Solutions actually is. He loves it here and hopes to enjoy many years with the company.
Patient Services Coordinator
Jordan Huckabee, Pharmacy Solutions’ Patient Services Coordinator, is a graduate of the University of Alabama where she received her Bachelor of Science in Food and Nutrition. Jordan’s role in the pharmacy is to ensure that all of our patients are receiving not just their prescriptions but also valuable information about supplements and wellness consultations.
Jordan was born and raised in Birmingham, Alabama, where she spent most of her time attending dance classes and dance competitions all over the Southeast. In her free time today, she may be found exploring her new home of Dallas, Texas, attending musicals, or diving into a plate of authentic Tex-Mex cuisines. Jordan has a passion for helping others and preventative medicine that may be found through food and supplementation. She hopes to spread her knowledge every day so that she may help improve the lives of everyone around her.
Stephanie Jones, also known as Steph, entered her field as a Pharmacy Technician with Pharmacy Solutions in 1998. Steph has a background in training from PCCA and is also certified as a Pharmacy Technician with the Texas State Board. In the Pharmacy, Steph has a passion to make sure she helps her patients in every way she can so they are taken care of in the best way possible.
Steph is originally from Fort Worth, Texas, where she married her high school sweetheart. Along with a passion for her patients, Steph is exceptionally passionate about her family. She has been blessed with three children and nine grandchildren. In Steph’s downtime she enjoys shopping, food, perfume, and most of all, being around people. Anyone who meets Steph is automatically guaranteed a good laugh and a good time.
Brandiss Jones is Pharmacy Technician Board Certified through the Texas State Board of Pharmacy. She attended Lamar State College in Port Arthur, Texas and received hands on training in a pharmacy for four years before becoming a technician. She became a Pharmacy Technician in 2008 and joined Pharmacy Solutions in August 2017. She has been passionate about the medical field ever since her grandfather was diagnosed with pancreatic cancer. She loves working in a pharmacy and felt like her world changed when she started working in compounding. She feels that working in compounding is the best decision she has ever made.
Brandiss was born and raised in Port Arthur, Texas and comes from a large family that is very close. Outside of Pharmacy Solutions, Brandiss enjoys arts and crafts, decorating, shopping, doing hair, watching movies and having picnics with her husband, and three children (two girls, and one boy).
Shannon Vasquez has been with Pharmacy Solutions since May of 2018. She graduated from Arlington Medical Institute. She has always enjoyed working in the medical field and feels that her job here with our team is a true blessing.
Shannon has lived all over the country. She is originally from Enid, Oklahoma and lived in Tampa, Florida for ten years before making Texas her permanent home. She has resided here for the last 24 years and has a wonderful family. Her and her three beautiful children stay busy outdoors. During their free time, you can find Shannon with her kids outside playing sports or hiking, swimming or making s’mores while camping. They are an adventurous group that loves to be outdoors and is always willing to try new things!
Kody Rash graduated from Remington College as a Certified Pharmacy Technician. He is also IV Certified. He has been a pharmacy technician for 9 years and loves what he does. He is very knowledgeable in health and enjoys coming alongside people to help them get where they want to be.
He was born and raised in Fort Worth, TX and currently lives in Arlington. When he isn’t working, he is country dancing the night away with friends. He loves to be with his family, playing all types of sports outside. Kody is currently engaged and is looking forward to November when he will be getting married.
Ann Woods entered into the field in 1990 and began working with Pharmacy Solutions in 2010. She has various sales, marketing, and leadership certifications, and has over 25 years of experience in the compounded medication field in marketing and management.
Ann chose this field in order to have a part in making a difference in quality of life for patients with special needs, and she has stayed in the field because the opportunities to contribute to health and wellness continue to expand in many areas of pharmacy. Ann loves the passion of Pharmacy Solutions for people, both the public and providers. When not working, she loves spending time with family and friends, traveling, gardening—always hopeful in all areas to honor her Lord and Savior Jesus Christ.
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Holly McKay attended Baylor University for two years and then transferred to the University of Texas in Austin where she graduated with a BBA in Business and a minor in Marketing. Holly enjoys working for Pharmacy Solutions because she is passionate about health and wellness for individuals and loves the relationship building side of sales.
Holly is a native Texan who has lived all across the country and internationally. She currently lives in Frisco, TX, with her two girls and two twin boys who are all fantastic. All four of her children keep her busy with their various activities. Holly spends her free time by serving at her church, where she helps families navigate through difficult life transitions. Her favorite hobbies are spending time with her family and friends, reading, hiking, traveling, exercising, bible study, and spending time outside at the lake, beach or mountains.
Lucy Aguilar has been doing administrative support in the medical field since 2012. She has worked with a wide range of people within the medical industry from assisting physiatrist, chiropractors, and orthopedic surgeons to working with the clinical and medical team of an inpatient and outpatient substance abuse facility. She joined our team here at Pharmacy Solutions because she wanted the challenge to expand her knowledge and felt that working with our team was an opportunity she could not pass up.
She grew up in Garland, TX and currently lives in the Arlington area with her family. One of her greatest passions and joys in life is being a mom to her sweet son. During the summer, she loves spending time camping and floating the Guadalupe River with her family and friends.
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